Collecte de déchets sauvages - Dans l'eau, sur l'eau, à terre - Plages du Mourillon - Toulon

Organized by Chercheurs En Herbe

Date & hour

Saturday 08/27/2022


Rond-Point de l'Appel du 18 Juin 1940, 83000, Toulon, Var, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

4 200Tobacco products with filters

232Glass bottles

143Bottle caps

127Plastic bottles ≤ 0,5 L

100Food packaging


82Plastic bottle caps

45Glass pieces / ceramic pieces

42Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl

25Confectionery packets and wrappers


Type of collectionAutres (précisez)
Please specifya pied et en plongée
Number of participants60
Length of beach/bank cleanedDe 500 à 1000m
Number of bags filled16
Do you visit this place often?Oui
To your knowledge, is there normally a large amount of litter in this area?Oui
In your opinion, has the beach been cleaned (presence of beach cleaning machine tracks or beach cleaned regularly) over the two weeks preceding the clean-up?Oui
Have you noticed an excessive amount of other types of litter?Non
Did you find any large or unusual waste (cars, telephone boxes, fridges)?Non
Have you observed on the beache or on the riverbanks some industrial plastic pellets* also called mermaid tears?Non
Are you aware of any event in the area that could cause a higher presence of litter (community or private parties, unusual weather conditions, beach parties, etc.)?Oui
- Events linked to human work / installations (work sites, construction…)Non
Events linked to festive activities (community or private festivals, parties on the beach, sporting events…)Oui
Specify whichconcert MIKA 26 août
- Exceptional meteorological events (high tides, floods, storms…)Non
- Near a river, watercourse or outlet that empties out into the seaNon
- Near a major shipping areaOui
- Near a tourist areaOui
- Near a townOui
You can specify the type of marine activities located on-site (fishing activities, shellfish aquaculture, nautical activities, sailing, port activities,...)Activités de pêche, Activités portuaires, Activités nautiques
Please specifypêche à la ligne
Please specifyplaisanciers
Please specifyvoilier, kayak, bateau à moteur
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Non


Tobacco products with filters4200
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl127
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl42
Plastic bottle caps82
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)100
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags15
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)25
Lollipop sticks5
Sanitary: Mask7
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)5
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm15
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm10
Plastic cups, including lid15
Picnic dishes: plates0
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.15
Cigarette lighters4
Glass bottles232
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces45
Bottle caps143
Pieces of iron or scrap iron10
Clothes, tea towels8
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up